Cat Connor


Cat Connor lives in Upper Hutt, New Zealand with her two youngest two children (The Girl Wonder and Breezy). She is the author of The_byte series published by Rebel ePublishers, USA. An FBI thriller series about the life of SSA Ellie Conway.
Her short stories have appeared (and continue to appear) in anthologies, ezines, and journals in the UK and USA.
Cat’s first novel, killerbyte, was a finalist in the 2010 EPIC awards.
She is a member of the New Zealand Society of Authors, International Thriller Writers Inc, Kiwi Writers, and
For the last two years Cat has hosted a writing workshop at the Upper Hutt City Library. “A writer’s Plot: a placing for scheming and intrigue”. The group meets every fortnight at the main library. She’s now hosting for the 3rd year.
Her days are spent writing (and tweeting way too much) with her retired racing greyhound - Romeo, keeping her company.
A coffee addict and a lover of red wine. Recently described as irresistible, infectious, and addictive. Cat believes music is essential. She knows where to hide the body and where you hid the body.

Smashwords Interview

Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in various places. I'm not entirely sure the places influenced my writing as much as the people in my life have. In fact, thinking about it (for the first time ever) it's people who have influenced my writing not places. The people I'm close to and have known forever, they have a definite influence on my writing.
When did you first start writing?
Those who have known me from school days would say I've always written. I didn't start writing seriously until I was in my thirties.
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Series: byte, Book 7 in the byte series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Washington D.C. is burning, blowing up before SSA Ellie Conway’s eyes. More than ever she needs her controversial connections to prevent more terror attacks and horrifying deaths.
Series: byte, Book 6 in the byte series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,590. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When information becomes misinformation, how much of what you see should you believe? Wanted for a murder she didn’t commit and on the run from the FBI and Metro, Special Agent Ellie Conway has to protect an actor with close ties to Delta A from a serious threat as well as trying to clear her name.

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